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Fujitsu goes wild: adds palm vein sensor, pico projectors to notebooks

It’s hard to make a notebook stand out these days. The basic formula of a display, keyboard, touchpad, a few ports, and guts that make the thing go has gotten pretty standard. But every now and again someone comes along and shakes things up with an awesome new built-in accessory that you probably don’t need. […]

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Why everyone is trying to be Apple… and why it probably won’t work

You’ve probably noticed that virtually every PC and phone maker is rushing to put out a tablet this year. The iPad has been a huge hit for Apple, and nobody wants to miss the boat if it’s not just Apple’s individual product but the entire category of slate-style devices really starts to take off. That […]

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Get it while it lasts: T-Mobile G-Slate for $430 with contract

T-Mobile may be charging $529.99 for the G-Slate when you sign up for a 2-year service plan, but apparently you can get the tablet for $100 less if you meet the requirements. The company sent out a promo code to customers who signed up recently, but it’s leaked into the wilds of the internet. Here’s […]

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Fujitsu pushes Stylistic Q550 tablet for professionals… with tongue

Well here’s something you don’t see every day. Fujitsu has put together a series of videos to promote the company’s new Stylistic Q550 Windows tablet. The overall theme? It’s designed for professionals. But I’m not entirely convinced that’s the message these videos send. In at least two we see office pranks but no sign of […]

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Android 2.2 update for the Velocity Micro Cruz T301 tablet

Velocity Micro has released a software update for the Cruz Micro T301 Android tablet which updates the operating system to Google Android 2.2 Froyo. All new models will ship with Froyo, and existing users can download software that will update their tablets from Android 2.0 to 2.2. Sure, Android 2.3 or 3.0 would have been […]

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Acer Iconia Tab W500 Windows tablet now available for $549

The Asus Eee Pad Transformer isn’t the only tablet with a removable keyboard hitting the streets this month. The Acer Iconia Tab W500 has a similar design, but instead of running Google Android the Iconia Tab W500 sports Windows 7 Home Premium. The tablet is now available from B&H for $549 plus free shipping, but […]

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Custom Dell Streak 7 ROM supports overclocking, more

The Dell Streak 7 may be hampered by a sub-par 800 x 480 pixel display and Google Android 2.2 operating system, but the other hardware is pretty much what you’d get from any of the Android 3.0 Honeycomb tablets starting to hit the streets. So it should come as no surprise that in capable hands, […]